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Major Amendments made in The Factories Act, 1948:

As per Gujarat Ordinance No. 06 of 2020 dt. 03-07-2020 of Labour & Employment Department (Gujarat State) below are the major amendments made in The Factories Act, 1948:

As per Gujarat Ordinance No. 06 of 2020 dt. 03-07-2020 of Labour & Employment Department (Gujarat State) below are the major amendments made in The Factories Act, 1948: 

👉🏻Applicability of Factories Act, 1948: 

Previously: 

With the aid of Power: 
Employment Strength 10 or more 

Without the aid of Power: 
Employment Strength 20 of more 

Now: 

With the aid of Power: 
Employment Strength 20 or more 

Without the aid of Power: 
Employment Strength 40 of more 

👉🏻Compounding of Offences

Previously 
No provisions of compounding of offences which resulted in higher number of prosecution cases. 

Now:
Compounding of offences is made permissible for speedy disposal of offences and to minimise the number of litigations